Asker

Asker is a municipality in Akershus county, Norway. It is part of the Viken traditional region. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Asker. The municipality is a suburb of Oslo, the national capital. Asker was established as a municipality on 1 January 1838 (see formannskapsdistrikt).

Read more about Asker:  Geography, Culture, Politics, Notable Residents, Sister Cities

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Siri Nordeide Grønli
... Bærum (a specialist sports school near Oslo) and joining Asker SK as a 16-year-old ... She was an Asker player from 2000-2008 until joining Stabæk Fotball Kvinner (SFK) at the beginning of 2009 with most of Asker's first team ... her 13th season in the Norwegian elite league, the Toppserien, except for a season in which Asker were demoted (2006) ...
Skaugum Tunnel
... is a 3,790-meter (12,434 ft) long railway tunnel in Asker, Norway, on the Asker Line ... The tunnel runs between Asker Station and Solstad and was built as part of the first stage of the Asker Line, between Asker and Sandvika ...
Asker - Sister Cities
... The following cities are twinned with Asker - Eslöv, Skåne County, Sweden - Garðabær, Höfuðborgarsvæðið, Iceland - Jakobstad, Länsi-Suomi, Finland - Mapo-gu, Seoul, South ...
Askerbanen - Route - Asker–Sandvika
... Construction of the section between Asker and Sandvika started in 2001, and was completed in 2005 ... For the last 1.5 kilometres (0.93 mi) of track west of Sandvika, the Asker and Drammen Line have been built along the same, new, right-of-way ... The Drammen Line, leaves Slependen Station, and joins the Asker Line just after the latter leaves the Tanum Tunnel ...
Skaugum Tunnel - History
... The Asker Line runs from Lysaker Station via Sandvika Station to Asker Station, in the municipalities of Bærum and Asker ... The Asker Line allows regional and intercity trains to by-pass the local stations east of Asker, by running local trains and freight trains on the Drammen Line, while faster trains run on the new track ... The Asker Line was built in two stages the first from Asker to Sandvika was built from 2001 to 2005, and the second stage, from Sandvika to Lysaker, between 2007 and 2011 ...